Amazon Linux AMI : nvidia (ALAS-2012-67)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

The NVIDIA UNIX driver before 295.40 allows local users to access
arbitrary memory locations by leveraging GPU device-node read/write

See also :

Solution :

Run 'yum update nvidia' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69674 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0946

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